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Among diarrhea etiologies in horses, lactose intolerance is a less common or undiagnosed condition. Primary (congenital) lactase deficiency has never been diagnosed in foals, and lactose intolerance secondary to bowel injury has never been described in Brazil. Former bacterial or viral infections...

Author(s)
Albuquerque, A. L. H. de; Rocha, T. G.; Borges, A. S.; Chiacchio, S. B.; Amorim, R. M.; Oliveira Filho, J. P.
Publisher
Pontificia Universidade Católica do Paraná, São José dos Pinhais, Brazil
Citation
Revista Acadêmica: Ciência Animal, 2018, 16, Special edition, pp e162506
Abstract

Foal diarrhea in working equines is reported as the most common cause of mortality. In the present study, 400 foals (318 horse foals and 82 donkey foals) that showed manifestation of diarrhea were selected from Lahore and Sahiwal districts of Punjab. Fresh fecal samples from diarrheic foals were...

Author(s)
Ikramul Haq; Durrani, A. Z.; Khan, M. S.; Mushtaq, M. H.; Imtiaz Ahmad
Publisher
Elsevier, New York, USA
Citation
Journal of Equine Veterinary Science, 2017, 56, pp 88-92
Abstract

There is considerable confusion concerning validity of Eimeria species in equids, and endogenous developmental stages and pathogenicity of equid Eimeria. This paper summarizes worldwide information on history, structure, life cycle, pathogenicity, prevalence, epidemiology, and diagnosis of Eimeria...

Author(s)
Dubey, J. P.; Bauer, C.
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Veterinary Parasitology, 2018, 256, pp 58-70
Abstract

Objective - To evaluate the ability of atropine sulfate, butylscopolammonium bromide combined with metamizole sodium, and flunixin meglumine to ameliorate the clinical adverse effects of imidocarb dipropionate in horses. Animals - 28 horses with piroplasmosis. Procedures - 28 horses were randomly...

Author(s)
Abutarbush, S. M.; Alfaqeeh, S. M.; Mustafa, G.; Qura'n, L.; Al-Majali, A. M.
Publisher
American Veterinary Medical Association, Schaumburg, USA
Citation
American Journal of Veterinary Research, 2013, 74, 11, pp 1404-1408
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About two-third of the parasitic infections in animals are believed to occur in the gastrointestinal tract. Coccidiosis is an important disease of horses and it is responsible for a great economic setback worldwide. This study was designed to determine the species diversity and prevalence of...

Author(s)
Ola-Fadunsin, S. D.; Daodu, O. B.; Hussain, K.; Ganiyu, I. A.; Rabiu, M.; Adah, A. S.; Adah, A. D.; Aiyedun, J. O.; Sanda, I. M.
Publisher
Sokoto Journal of Veterinary Sciences, Sokoto, Nigeria
Citation
Sokoto Journal of Veterinary Sciences, 2019, 17, 3, pp 35-43
Abstract

A 16 year-old captive male zebra (Equus quagga) at Bannerghatta Biological Park, died after seven days of initial symptoms. Symptoms included complete anorexia, severe watery diarrhoea, dehydration and colic. Faecal sample examination by direct smear method revealed the presence of Entamoeba...

Author(s)
Manjunatha, V.; Rout, M.; Krishna, M. S.; Jaisingh, N.; Srivastava, V.; Byregowda, S. M.
Publisher
Society for Immunology and Immunopathology, Pantnagar, India
Citation
Journal of Immunology and Immunopathology, 2019, 21, 2, pp 123-127
Abstract

The present study aimed to describe clinical signs of cryptosporidiosis in neonatal foals hospitalized in an Equine Perinatology Unit and to compare the clinical signs between Cryptosporidium parvum and Cryptosporidium horse genotype infection. The study was divided into two parts. In the...

Author(s)
Lanci, A.; Mariella, J.; Iacono, E.; Caffara, M.; Piva, S.; Galuppi, R.; Castagnetti, C.
Publisher
Elsevier, New York, USA
Citation
Journal of Equine Veterinary Science, 2018, 71, pp 51-56
Abstract

A potency-enhanced polyanionic phyto-saccharide of elm mucilage (PEPPS) was prescribed in 209 horses in an open-labeled field trial. Clients provided informed consent to 32 equine veterinarians to prescribe PEPPS for low grade colic and diarrhea unresponsive to deworming. Most of the horses...

Author(s)
McCullough, R. W.
Publisher
Academic Journals, Nairobi, Kenya
Citation
Journal of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Health, 2013, 5, 2, pp 32-40
Abstract

Strongyloides westeri is a threadworm parasite found in the small intestine mainly in foals at up to about 4 months of age. This parasite is associated with small intestinal enteritis and diarrhea as well as skin irritation and a clinical syndrome called "frenzied behavior" due to percutaneous...

Author(s)
Miller, F. L.; Bellaw, J. L.; Lyons, E. T.; Nielsen, M. K.
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Veterinary Parasitology, 2017, 248, pp 1-3
Abstract

Background: Horses interact with humans in a wide variety of sport competitions and non-competitive recreational pursuits as well as in working activities. Cryptosporidium spp are one of the most important zoonotic pathogens causing diarrhea of humans and animals. The reports of Cryptosporidium in ...

Author(s)
Liu AiQin; Zhang Jia; Zhao JingMin; Zhao Wei; Wang RongJun; Zhang LongXian
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Parasites and Vectors, 2015, 8, 483, pp (22 September 2015)

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